Christine Allegretti

Christine Allegretti

Resume

Skills

Skills

Public Speaking/ Presentations

My public speaking skills are well-developed and have been showcased in many of the presentations that can be found on my VisualCV such as my master's thesis proposal presentation, cultural foods presentation, and seminar presentation.

EPIC medical Record System

Proficient in EPIC medical record systems

Interest

Bank of America Chicago Marathon competitor and finisher 2013

I also enjoy cooking and baking utilizing my culinary skills and nutrition knowledge base.

Work History

Work History
Aug 2012 - Present

Dietetic Intern

Rush University Medical Center

Clinical Nutrition

  • Obtained over 600 hours experience in patient care using the nutrition care process (NCP) with diabetic, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, renal, pediatric, general medicine, oncology, and critical care patients.
  • Obtained over 200 hours experience in outpatient counseling with general medicine, pediatric and bone marrow transplant patients.
  • Served as acting dietitian responsible for the care of patients on the pediatric unit and half of a general medicine adult unit for one month. Responsibilities included supervising two diet technicians, navigating patient medical charts using EPIC medical record system; participating in daily medical team patient rounds, and writing enteral and parenteral nutrition orders

Research

  • Designed a questionnaire on infant feeding practices, collected data from participants, performed data analysis using SPSS software, and presented findings to clinical nutrition faculty and staff.
  • Co-investigator on a study involving the initiation of a Breastfeeding Peer Counselor program at Simpson High School in Chicago, IL for pregnant teenagers and young mothers.

Food Service Management

  • Obtained over 200 hours experience in hospital and cafeteria food service management with a focus on hospitality, production, and patient meal services
Aug 2011 - May 2012

Undergraduate Teaching Assistant

Indiana University

Served as an undergraduate teaching assistant for anatomy and food chemistry labs.

Food Chemistry:

Taught 40 students how to apply food chemistry principles to laboratory experiments, developed labs, graded lab assignments, and taught lab sessions

Anatomy:

Taught basic anatomy and tutored students on various anatomical systems.

Education

Education
Aug 2012 - Present

Masters of Science

Rush University Medical Center
Aug 2008 - May 2012

Bachelors of Science, with honors

Indiana University

Certifications

Certifications
Dec 2011 - Dec 2017

Food Safety Manager

ServSafe